Numerical reasoning test guide

Numerical reasoning tests are a common part of strategy consulting application processes.

Download Plural Strategy’s guide on how to do a numerical reasoning test, with solutions. You can use this step-by-step guide to practice the numerical reasoning test ahead of your strategy consulting applications.


What is Plural Strategy’s numerical reasoning test?

  • The test takes approximately 18 minutes to complete and consists of 12 questions
  • Only one option is correct in each case
  • You are allowed to use a calculator or you may prefer to use a spreadsheet
  • We suggest having a pen and paper to hand, to assist with calculations
  • You will only have one opportunity to take the test
  • We strongly recommend you practise completing your numerical reasoning under timed conditions

What does the 52-page numerical reasoning guide cover?

  • 12 step-by-step numerical reasoning examples with solutions
  • Top tips and information

Download the numerical reasoning guide